The Vancouver Buddhist Temple is pleased to announce the speaking engagement of Rev. Patricia Usuki of the San Fernando Valley Hongwanji Buddhist Temple in California on Friday, April 7th at 7:00 pm. On Sunday at 10:30 am, she will deliver the dharma talk for our Hanamatsuri Service honouring the birth of Sakyamuni Buddha.
Rev. Usuki, educated at the Universities of Toronto and Ottawa has an illustrious career including an assignment with the Federal Government as special assistant to former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney. Included in her many accomplishments, Rev. Usuki is the author of the book, Currents of Change: American Buddhist Women Speak Out on Jodo Shinshu.
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